What are active tags?
Unlike passive tags, active tags have a battery. This type of tag communicates via a standard wireless network.
The use of active tags
Active tags are a different technology than passive tags. Taken together compliment the need for tracking and detecting issues / processes.
Active tags can be an advantage if there is already a WiFi network. Here are some applications:
- Tracking the position and temperature
- Labeling of containers and cages
- Tracking of expensive instruments